Category Archives: Weather

Slow year of travel in 2016, plans for 2017 and beyond

This past year hasn’t been too exciting in terms of travel, after it turned out that I couldn’t make it to Sicily. What happened was that the money for the England trip, for whatever reason, couldn’t be applied to Sicily … Continue reading

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Experiencing Chadds Ford Days

A cloudy sky lurked overhead on the day I planned to attend the 50th Annual Chadds Ford Days event. I debated whether or not to hold off until the following afternoon instead. However, it paid off to chance what turned … Continue reading

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Ready for spring and summer travel

My local area hasn’t been pummeled with a lot of snow this winter season. At least not up to this point. However, the subzero temperatures alone are enough for me to look forward to warmer weather. Memories of visits to … Continue reading

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Groundhog Day: Winter vs Spring

I’ve always thought it would be fun to check out the Groundhog Day festivities one of these years.  After all, it’s a traditional event in my home state and the Punxsutawney area is a part of Pennsylvania that I haven’t … Continue reading

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Hurricane Sandy and coastal areas

Between my recent Cape May trip and this week’s severe weather from Hurricane Sandy, I’m wondering how the places I visited are faring.  While I was there, as I think about various places I’ve been, I thought how I’d love … Continue reading

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Overnight in New Jersey

The weekend of Halloween brought my cousin’s wedding and some early snowfall, which prompted an overnight stay in Toms River, N.J.  It was better to stay over regardless of the weather, since the drive back would have been a couple … Continue reading

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Hurricane Irene and the East Coast

Following up on my earthquake post, I wanted to write about the hurricane that came along just days afterward.  I’ve written posts and shared photos on weather events in the past; for instance, the big snowfall last winter.  So, although … Continue reading

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